Harold Batson, 78 - Travelers Rest

Harold Batson, 78, of Travelers Rest went to be with his Lord and Savior Sunday, January 1, 2017, at his home.

Mr. Batson was born in Travelers Rest, SC. He was a son of the late Ford and Alice Bayne Batson. He retired from John D. Hollingsworth and is a member of Faith Temple.

Surviving is his loving wife Carolyn Batson of 59 years, a daughter: Carole Hawkins (Wayne) and three sisters: Mary Jo Cox, Susan Harbin and Patricia Black; one brother: Raymond Batson, four grandchildren: Melissa Rene’ Phillips (John), Mark Hawkins, Brittany Johnson, Tyler Johnson and three great-grandchildren.

In addition to his parents he was predeceased by one brother: Carl Aldon Batson, and one daughter Dana Johnson.

Funeral services will be held Wednesday at 2pm at Faith Temple.

The family will receive friends from 1pm to 2pm Wednesday at Faith Temple.

The family will be at the home of his daughter.

Memorial may be made to Faith Temple, 5058 Sandy Flat Rd. Taylors, SC 29687.